School Tells Students Don't Chant 'USA' At Events - Could Be Offensive

  • 09/14/2017 12:00 AM
  • Source: CBS 13
  • by: Angela Greenwood
School Tells Students Don't Chant 'USA' At Events - Could Be Offensive
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FOLSOM (CBS13) — Controversy erupts at Vista Del Lago High School in Folsom over students chanting “USA.”

It’s a popular way to for students to show pride during sporting events and rallies, but school and district officials are now warning students that the chants could appear inappropriate and intolerant.

“I wasn’t angry, but I was definitely like ‘Why can’t we chant USA?'” said senior Ryan Bernal, “To say USA, you know, we’re all the same. We’re all American. It doesn’t matter what your skin tone is or where you’re from.”

The chants are now causing chatter campus-wide after school staff brought up the topic to a leadership class.

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 Source: CBS 13
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